Our Sunday Evening series through the book of Jude has looked into the current Prosperity Gospel heresy. This heresy teaches that Jesus did not die only to forgive our sins, but to make us all rich. We also looked at Joel Osteen's version of the Gospel, where Jesus did not die for our sins but to make us victorious. It may sound good, but it is lacking in one key element of the Gospel - that we are sinners and that Jesus is our Savior.
Prosperity Gospel Videos:
Click here for an eye-opening report on the prosperity gospel in Africa.
Joel Osteen Videos:
Osteen's Gospel Presentation:
A great critique of Osteen's version of the Gospel can be heard from Todd Friel's recent radio program:
William Lodbell is a journalist who has followed the ministries of many of the individuals in the Prosperity Gospel Movement:
Check out John MacArthur's recent discussion for more information.
What are your thoughts? Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.